A forgotten crime in Mayville
Published 06/20/2009, Grand Forks Herald
A woman interested in family history strolled through a cemetery in Mayville, N.D., not long ago, looking for information on ancestors. Instead, she came across the pocked and fading but still legible gravestone for Even Paulson, a young Norwegian immigrant who had become a police officer in Mayville and — according to the grave marker — was killed in the line of duty in 1893.Word count: 953
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